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Alex MacEachern Head Coach Web

Alex MacEachern - Head Coach, Cross Country

Alex brings over 40 years experience in the area coaching track & field and cross country.  He is a strong proponent of exercise psychology and follows the mind-body approach to training and competition.  Alex emphasizes the importance of recognizing and enhancing the individual differences among athletes as well as listening to the body, going by feel, and getting positive feedback from the mind and body is paramount to long term success and enjoyment in athletics.
Along with coaching the Mount Mystics, Alex also coaches the Sackville Chebucto Track Club and is a retired Teacher / Coach with the Halifax Regional School Board.

 

Matthias Mueller Web

Matthias Mueller - Head Coach, Cross Country

"Matthias has been participating in endurance and outdoor sports his whole life. Matthias competed for both the Varsity Track and Field, and Varsity Cross-Country teams at Dalhousie for three years. Being a team captain for both of these teams helped foster his leadership skills, and aided the development of his coaching skills. He has competed multiple times at the national U-Sports (then CIS) Cross-Country Championships, and finished as high as 6th in the AUS Indoor Championships 3000m, and 7th in the AUS Indoor Championships 1500m. In recent years he has helped coach with the HaliFast Athletics Club and most recently aided the Dalhousie Cross-Country and Track and Field teams as an assistant coach. Matthias is still an avid runner himself and can be regularly found competing in local Maritime road races."